Abu Qatada

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Omar Othman, the father of radical Islamist cleric Abu Qatada, speaks... News PhotoAbu Qatada,Amman,Cleric,Father,Horizontal,Islam,Jordan - Middle East,Police Force,Politics,Security,TalkingPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPOmar Othman, the father of radical Islamist cleric Abu Qatada, speaks with Jordanian policemen outside the state security court in Amman on July 7, 2013. Abu Qutada pleaded not guilty to terror charges pressed by Jordanian military prosecutors just hours after his deportation from Britain, his lawyer said. Abu Qatada, who had been in and out of British prisons since 2002 even though he was never convicted of any offence, had once been described as now slain Al-Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden's right-hand man in Europe. AFP PHOTO/KHALIL MAZRAAWI (Photo credit should read KHALIL MAZRAAWI/AFP/Getty Images)